Marvel’s new She-Hulk series is scheduled to begin filming this August and today we have some new details regarding the Jennifer Walters’ character in the show.
According to the Illuminerdi, the casting search for Jennifer Walters, who is also known as She-Hulk, is already underway. Marvel is looking for an actress with comedic abilities in the 26 to 34-year old age range. They’re also leaving the casting open to all races.
The article also gives some insight to Jennifer Walters’ background saying it will be very close to the comic book origin. The description notes that she is a lawyer who will gain her abilities after receiving a blood transfusion from her cousin Bruce Banner after being shot. The description also states that she is a future member of the Avengers.
The new Marvel series is being written by Emmy-winning screenwriter Jessica Gao (Rick and Morty) and filming is scheduled to be completed next March.
She-Hulk is expected to debut on Disney+ sometime in 2021.